The Porterville Little League 12u All-Stars took the lead late and defeated Lemoore for the California District 34 Championship title Tuesday in Visalia.
The game was tied at one with Porterville batting in the bottom of the fourth when Jacoby Roman drew a bases-loaded walk, scoring one run.
Giovanni Perez led Porterville to victory by driving in five runs. He went 2-for-3 at the plate. Perez drove in runs on a grand slam in the fourth and a walk in the fifth.